Metro train in Stockholm. Illustration: Bombardier

Metro train in Stockholm. Illustration: Bombardier

25 Feb 2016

NIB finances Stockholm’s public transport system

Metro train in Stockholm. Visualisation: Bombardier.

The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and the Stockholm County Council have signed a loan agreement totalling SEK 1 billion (EUR 107 million).

The ten-year loan will finance the upgrade of Stockholm´s public transport.

The Stockholm County Council is a regional municipal body in Sweden. Its main responsibilities are the provision of public healthcare and public transport.

NIB is an international financial institution owned by eight member countries: Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden. The Bank finances private and public projects in and outside the member countries. NIB has the highest possible credit rating, AAA/Aaa, with the leading rating agencies Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s.

For further information, please contact
Mr Tore Emanuelsson, Senior Manager Origination, at +358 10 618 0244,

Lisa-Maria Altenberger, Communications Unit, at +358 10 618 0234,